Displaying established and rising artists

The Royal Hibernian Academy is an artist based and artist orientated institution dedicated to developing, affirming and challenging the public’s appreciation and understanding of traditional and innovative approaches to the visual arts.

The Academy has five galleries. Three on the first floor are dedicated to curated exhibitions of Irish and International art.

The Academy mounts an annual open submission art show which it has organised since 1826.

The main gallery is 6,000 sq.ft with 17ft. ceilings and louvred daylight.

The Ashford Gallery on the ground floor, is designated to introducing artists, who do not have commercial representation in Dublin, to the collecting public and prove their commercial viability.

  • Five galleries, three of which are dedicated to curated exhibitions
  • Annual open submission art show
  • The Exhibitions programme also brings significant contemporary international art to Irish audiences
Open Year Round

Opening Times:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday 11.00 to 17.00
Wednesday 11.00 to 20.00 and Sunday 12.00 to 17.00


Admission Prices:

Free admission

Useful Information

Dining/Refreshments: Coppa Café on-site

Parking: City Centre on-street pay & display

Getting There

In the heart of Dublin city, just minutes walk from St. Stephen’s Green and Merrion Square

Map Location: 53.337076, -6.254702
Contact RHA Gallery

Royal Hibernian Academy, 15 Ely Place, Dublin 2, Ireland

Eircode: D02 A213
T: +353 (0)1 661 2558
E: info@rhagallery.ie
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